Tuition and Fees

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The Intensive English Program at Xavier University is an exceptional value. The rigorous academic program, outstanding international student services and reasonable tuition fees compare favorably with other Ohio intensive English programs.

The average weekly tuition cost in 2016-2017 (for comparison only) is $400 for 20-23 hours in class. Additional expenses include books, living costs, & insurance. Total costs include room and board, books, and required health insurance. These are estimated below.

Program Length Total Estimated Cost (for I-20)*
Summer term: mid May to mid August 2016 Total estimate: $ 9,540
Fall semester: late August to mid December 2016 Total estimate: $12,100
Spring semester: mid January to early May 2017 Total estimate: $12,100
One year (12 months)*** Total estimate: $27,700

Cost Breakdown

Estimate of Expenses for Form I-20 for Academic Year 2016-2017*


12 weeks - Summer 2016

Half-semester - (if available) Summer 2016

16 weeks -  Fall 2016 or Spring 2017

Half-semester (if available) - Fall 2016 or Spring 2017

Tuition $5,040 $2,750 $6,300 $3,450
Living expenses (estimated), including room, meals, and personal expenses $3,000 $1,500 $4,000 $2,000**
Other (estimated), including books, testing fees, and mandatory health insurance**** $1,500 $1,500 $1,800 $1,500
Total for I-20 $9,540* $5,750* $12,100* $6,950*

* All fees are subject to change. The "total" amount should be shown on the bank statements that are required for the I-20.

** Please note that housing in the residence halls may not be available for half semesters.

*** In order to receive a one-year I-20,  IEP Students must show proof of enough funds for 12 months, currently estimated at $27,700. This is an academic year I-20 (both Fall and Spring Semesters).

**** Summer Term expenses include a $100 activity fee.        

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